Appeared in second film adaptation of an Elmore Leonard novel, Stephen Soderbergh's "Out of Sight"
Had role in comedy "Stealing Harvard"
Had supporting role in Steven Spielberg's "Saving Private Ryan"
Landed leading role in NBC sitcom "In-Laws"
Played Lt. Mike Torello on TV's "Crime Story"
Replace Jerry Orbach on the hit NBC drama "Law and Order"; left show after two seasons to pursue other projects
Returned to features four years later to play a role in "Code of Silence"
Won plaudits for his supporting role in "Get Shorty", adapted from the Elmore Leoanard novel
Appeared with Tim Allen in "Big Trouble"
Co-starred in the mafia comedy thriller, "You Kill Me" directed by John Dahl
Co-starred with Bette Midler in "That Old Feeling"
Had title role in the CBS series "Buddy Faro"
Narrated the historical documentary, "The American Gangster"
Retired from the police force to focus on acting
Portrayed an American gangster who becomes embroiled with London crooks in "Snatch"
Cast opposite Woody Harrelson in "The Grand," a comedy set against a poker tournament in Las Vegas
Acted a leading role in the play "Streamers" at Chicago's Steppenwolf Theater; revived role when the play opened in Washington, DC at the Kennedy Center
Born and raised on the south side of Chicago
Cast in the ensemble drama "Empire Falls," the HBO adaptation of Richard Russo's Pulitzer Prize winning novel
Had role as a TV newsman in the Edward Burns-directed "Sidewalks of New York"
Made feature film debut in Mann's "Thief"
Worked on the Chicago police force for 18 years before meeting producer-writer-director Michael Mann, a friend of a friend
Appeared in the ensemble comedy drama "Bottle Shock"
Cast in a supporting role opposite Ashton Kutcher and Cameron Diaz in "What Happens in Vegas"
Featured on the HBO drama "Luck"